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The Killing Kind
By Marlin Williams
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
What makes a serial killer tick?
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 3 (Chapter 27, Riley)
By Erica Stevens
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 3, The Forsaken is the third book in an ongoing serial story released every Monday. Unedited version.
The Hanging Table
By Neill Russell
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Hanging Table is Neill Russell‘s debut short story. A supernatural suspense, the story explores a man’s relationship with an unusual piece of furniture and the memories it holds.
It Came From Hell and Smashed the Angels
By Gregor Xane
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A short horror story inspired by the B-movies of Roger Corman.
The Jumbie House
By Pamela Fagan Hutchins
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Katie's leaving her beloved St. Marcos, and it seems as if all the forces of heaven and earth have aligned to stop her, with even the jumbie Annalise turning her back when Katie needs her most. Short story outtake from Leaving Annalise, #2 in the Katie & Annalise series.
Asami
By Richard James
Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Winner of the Best of Issue in Neonbeam magazine #4, this short tale of a Japanese woman caught up in a web of involuntary assassins is now available for free.
Window Of Opportunity
By Stephen C. Spencer
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Paul Mallory is a sucker for two things: a good story, and a damsel in distress. So when he got his latest marching orders, he didn't think twice about taking the gig. Some people never learn...
The Caregiver Vignettes 6-10
By Astrid 'Artistikem' Cruz
Series: The Caregiver, Vignettes. Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
More vignettes from The Caregiver Series, all taking place before Book 1. On how Romulus convinced Scarlett to sign the contract On how Romulus convinced Scarlett even further On how Scarlett and Ferdinand met On Scarlett and Bobby’s split On how Douglas and Scarlett got on Romulus’ nerves
Bright Lights
By Eifty Ahmed
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Heat filled lights brighten the city of Winchester for our protagonist, Jack Williams. Will the light blind him to the killer or will the light guide him? Jack is an ex-inspector looking for his loved lost possession. Will he ever find what his heart desires?
Diepte en Duisternis
By Jolanda Hazelhoff
Price: Free! Words: 10,000. Language: Dutch. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Vier korte verhalen. Een blind date, een man die een dame van lichte zeden bezoekt, een tijdreiziger en een enkeltje met de metro. Van romantiek tot horror, van suspense tot science fiction. Vier verhalen, vier uiteenlopende onderwerpen.
Always
By Kara Allen
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Written in the second person point of view, 'Always' is a creepy, contemporary answer to Nikos Kavvadias' 'A Knife'. It is you who finds the cursed knife, but, unlike the protagonist in Kavvadias' poem, no one is there to warn you about taking it home. At only 1300 words, 'Always' is an easy read for the time-poor.
The Coalition Episode 1
By Aria J. Wolfe
Series: The Coalition. Price: Free! Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
It's just a harmless necklace. All the orphans wear them. At least that's what sixteen year old Shai Eli thinks. But why does her community enforce a law that keeps anyone from removing the necklaces? When a murder, missing kids and a mysterious book begin to unravel the sinister secret behind the necklaces, Shai discovers the guy she's falling for may not be who he says he is.
Spy of Circumstance
By Joshua Edwards
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Christian is a desk jockey who wants to be a field agent. The rubber meets the road when a circumstance he created puts him in the field like he always wanted. Christian's office prank takes him to Colombia to spy on his own friend and co-worker. But what will he find?
Worm
By S.J. Magill
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A student, in an act of desperation, calls on a demon of questionable competence for assistance.
The Lizard's Tale
By M.J. Winn
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Lizard's Tale is a short story where an old man's dark secret is about to come into the light. Included is a second, bonus story about a teen girl who unwittingly makes a very big mistake. These two stories are character-driven suspense/horror tales and are intended for a mature readership.
Letter (Strings Serial - Episode 1)
By D.N. Leo
Price: Free! Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There is a perfect world called Eudaiz that we are all welcome to join. But to live in such a perfect world, we have to help build it. Strings is a short serial about the process of constructing Eudaiz in 2116, leading by Madeline, a New York reporter, and Ciaran, a London revolutionary thinker and pioneer in pharmaceuticals.
Artificial
By Jason Phillips
Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Anton Splendor loses his leg in a car accident, and when he meets the man that caused the accident from a mutual acquaintance...can he learn to rebuild his shattered life, and more importantly...to forgive?
The Firstfruits of the Flesh
By Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
EXCLUSIVE LIMITED TIME FREE OFFER A Short Story: Ginny hates her job so much that she can't wait to get away for a while. In the Swiss Alps, Ginny finds much more than she bargains for and must fight for her life against the cursed inhabitants seeking human flesh. How will she survive? How will she make it off the mountain?
Beginning Of The End (Science Fiction Thriller)
By Kevin Michael
Price: Free! Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Logan is a peace enforcement officer on Earth's flagship space colony of Nova Roma. But the empire is crumbling under the weight of its own corruption. Unpopular wars are being waged galaxies away while at home betrayal, deception, and the thirst for power reign supreme. Logan and the peace officers have been given an impossible task--to save Nova Roma from itself. But is it already too late?
Mystery in the Clare Valley
By Dorothy Cormack
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: Australian English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
This tale was runner up winner at the Clare Writer's Festival which is a National Short Story contest in Australia. An intriguing story of an elderly woman who loses her cat and ends up in peril of her life.